The Program will provide funding for tribal activities that support tribal adaptation and resilience planning, ocean and coastal management planning, and relocation, managed retreat, or protect-in-place planning and design activities for coastal and riverine communities. The Program aims to support Tribal Nations that are working toward climate adaptation planning and need information for management decisions that affect tribal treaty and trust resources, economies, infrastructure, and human health and welfare.
Adaptation Planning (Categories 1-3)
Category 1. Trainings and Workshops (maximum: $150,000)
Category 2. Adaptation Planning (maximum: $150,000)
Category 3. Travel Support for Adaptation Planning (maximum: $15,000)
Ocean and Coastal Management Planning (Categories 4-5)
Category 4. Ocean and Coastal Management Planning (maximum: $150,000)
Category 5. Travel Support for Ocean & Coastal (maximum: $15,000)
Capacity Building (Category 6)
Category 6. Capacity Building for Scoping Efforts to Support future Category 2 Proposal Development (maximum: $65,000)
Relocation, Managed Retreat, or Protect-in-Place Planning (Category 7)
Category 7. Planning for Relocation, Managed Retreat, or Protect-in-Place Activities for Coastal and Riverine Communities (maximum: $150,000)
Additional details, including evaluation criteria, are described in the Notice of Funding Opportunity (i.e., Request for Proposals or Solicitation).
Proposal Deadline: Friday, April 23, 2021, by 5:00 p.m. Alaska Time / 9 p.m. Eastern Time. This year, proposals must be submitted through Grants.gov.
Please join us for an informational webinar describing the 2021 Solicitation on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 from 1:00-2:30pm (Mountain Standard Time). It will be hosted by the Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals. Please register here. ITEP will provide a link to the recorded webinar within a few days of the webinar for those unable to attend.